Green conservatives call for earlier UK coal power phase-out

The Guardian have covered Bright Blue's latest report on security of supply after coal. They highlight the finding that encouraging greater build-out of renewables, energy efficiency, storage, and interconnection would have significant benefits for bills, carbon emissions, and security of supply.

Here's an excerpt:

The move would not cause the lights to go out, would cut both carbon emissions and air pollution and would boost cleaner energy projects, according to a report from Bright Blue, a thinktank of Tory modernisers.

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